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Antonio Delgado declares victory.
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With an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump apparently on the way, a number of representatives across the Northeast have been outlining their stances. As WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne reports, two Democrats in the Hudson Valley back the effort formally for the first time.

NY Rep. To Hold Town Hall On Gun Violence Prevention

Sep 14, 2019
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New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney is holding a town hall Saturday on gun violence prevention.

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Three members of Congress from New York are urging leaders of the Senate and House Armed Services Committees to prevent President Trump from redirecting funding for military projects to a wall at the southern border.

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Former longtime New York state Senator Bill Larkin will be buried with full honors at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. Efforts also are under way to mint a coin in the name of a local veterans history museum that Larkin helped found.

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A funeral service was held Thursday for former New York state Senator Bill Larkin, who died Saturday at age 91. He was the last World War II veteran in the state legislature.

Former special counsel Robert Mueller answers questions from Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney at July's hearing.
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Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller recently testified before the U.S. House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. And two Democratic New York Congressmen from the Hudson Valley are providing their takes on whether to move forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. 

New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney stood on the banks of the Hudson River in Orange County Thursday touting the passage of a bill banning oil barges from anchoring on the Hudson River. He was flanked by local and state lawmakers and environmentalists.

Democrats could be on the brink of a generational shift.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat from the 18th district, wraps up his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Republicans said the Mueller Report was an exoneration of the president, but Democrats think it was only the beginning.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat from the 18th district, continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

For many members of Congress, summer is a good time to take constituents’ temperature.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat from the 18th district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

HV Congressman To Hold Town Halls This Weekend

Jul 13, 2019

A New York congressman from the Hudson Valley is holding four town halls this weekend.

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West Point officials say one cadet was killed and 22 people were injured when a vehicle they were riding in for summer training overturned this morning.

NY Reps Introduce PFAS Bills

May 10, 2019

Two New York congressmen on Thursday introduced separate pieces of legislation around the manmade group of chemicals known as PFAS.

Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney
Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney

Climate scientists say there is no time to waste. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat from the 18th district, wraps up his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Russian meddling in the 2016 election looms over 2020. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat from the 18th district, continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Democrats are debating how to best to oppose President Donald Trump. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat from the 18th district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

The Republican candidate who challenged Democratic U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York in 2018 has her eye on a House seat in the Hudson Valley.

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A New York congressman is asking the Army surgeon general to authorize an agreement involving the Keller Army Community Hospital at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.

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New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney has written to the acting secretary of the U.S. Department of Defense, urging him to steer clear of using West Point project funding for a border wall.

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A New York congressman is encouraging Americans around the world to send cards to a World War II veteran in the Hudson Valley who will be celebrating his 100th birthday. 

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A New York congressman has reintroduced legislation to honor the Purple Heart Hall of Honor with a commemorative coin.

Congressman Maloney Will Hold Town Halls In Dutchess

Mar 9, 2019

New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney will hold two town halls in Dutchess County Saturday.

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Three members of Congress are cheering a decision concerning House policy on the use of official funds to purchase feminine hygiene products. It’s a policy that has allowed for the purchase of other types of hygienic products. 

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Three Democratic members of Congress are asking for clarification on House policy concerning the use of official funds to purchase feminine hygiene products.

Rep. Maloney Honors Fallen USCG Officer

Feb 8, 2019
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Democratic New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney honored a fallen Coast Guard officer during a speech on the House floor earlier this week.

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New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney is warning that if President Trump declares a national emergency to build a border wall, funding for projects at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point could be in jeopardy. There is talk of such a declaration coming during Tuesday night’s state of the union address.

Rep. Maloney Answers Questions At Student Town Hall

Feb 4, 2019
WAMC, Allison Dunne

New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney held a student town hall in his hometown Monday. Some 40 high school students packed a classroom on their lunch break and asked a variety of questions on topics ranging from current events to holding political office in general.

New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney will hold four town halls this weekend.

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New York Representative Sean Patrick Maloney has reintroduced legislation to honor two former congressmen by adding their names to local landmarks.

It’s a dire moment for the climate.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat from the 18th district, wraps up his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

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